Safeguarding

We are committed to ensuring that the churches of the Mardyke Team Ministry are a safe place for all.
The Parochial Church Council of the Mardyke Team Ministry has adopted the House of Bishops’
Promoting a Safer Church Safeguarding Policy Statement.

Our Parish Safeguarding Representative can be contacted by email [email protected]

The Mardyke Team Ministry is part of the Diocese of Chelmsford. For further information about Safeguarding in the Diocese of Chelmsford click here.
For information about the Diocesan Safeguarding Team and Safeguarding contacts in the Diocese of Chelmsford click here. This page includes contact details for Safeguarding organisations and charities.

The Local Safeguarding Children Board for Thurrock can be contacted at:
Thurrock Safeguarding Children Board
Contact the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
Thurrock Council, Civic Offices, New Road, Grays! RM17 6SL

Tel: 01375 652802
E-mail [email protected]
Website http://www.thurrocklscb.org.uk/

Thurrock Safeguarding Adults Board
Thurrock Council, Civic Offices, New Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 6SL

Tel: 01375 659713
Email: [email protected]

If you believe that somebody is in immediate risk of danger or harm
you should call 999 and ask for the police.


St Michael’s Church is a Grade 1 Listed Building within the Diocese of Chelmsford.

Mardyke Team Ministry

The Mardyke Team Ministry is formed of 4 churches in Thurrock. Together we run events and provide ministry to the local area.

St. Michael’s has adopted the CoE’s policies on safeguarding, found here. Contact details for our safeguarding officer can be found here.